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5 top tips for carp fishing with PVA bags

  Through the warmer months high oil marine and trout pellets are wolfed down by hungry carp but their oil content makes them far less attractive and less easily digested…

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Get on these bait bags for barbel!

Crucially, Steve creates PVA bags of freebies, added to his hook to present extra attraction on the river bed. Complimenting your hookbait with a PVA bag when barbel fishing is…

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Try powdered pellets!

  Many fisheries insist you use their own feed pellets, which is understandable in many ways, but you often end up having to use very bland and pale looking bait.…

Push the corn up to the end of the hair, ensuring the point of the match hook is buried inside the rubber.

Crawling corn cocktail rig for carp

This is a deadly little rig that’s just the ticket on busy waters. It’s a brilliant cocktail bait that catches fish out where tit-bit fishing with bags and sticks is…

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Brilliant boilie rig for barbel

Boilies, in all their varieties, are a brilliant barbel bait and it pays to fish them on the simplest of rigs. It is important to nail a hook bait firmly…

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Great bait tips: wheat

  Hemp and casters is a great combination in many rivers for both barbel and chub. Casters are quite an expensive bait though, but if you include a half a…